28.04.2017 13:51

400 people, 22 pitches and 1 unicorn

The Startup Champions Seed Night last Wednesday saw a record number of attendees. Twenty-two start-ups pitched to the audience and MindMaze’s Tej Tadi spoke frankly about his mistakes.

28.04.2017 13:30

Startup uses blockchain for food safety

Food Blockchain XYZ, a startup based at the EPFL Innovation Park, has secured the financial support of the Canton de Vaud. The company is building the Food Supply Chain 2.0 using a combination of secure sensors, blockchain technology and smart contracts.

28.04.2017 13:06

A Swiss start-up extends battery life of smartwatches significantly

ActLight presented the next generation Heartrate Sensor for wearables, featuring a remarkable 80% reduction in power consumption compared to what is currently available on the market, and still delivering the same performance.

28.04.2017 11:30

A new lighthouse for education technology

EPFL’s new Swiss EdTech Collider will be home to around 30 startups involved in developing new education technologies. With the incubator, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne has taken a decisive step towards developing an international hub for the booming sector of digital education based in Switzerland.

28.04.2017 11:17

Encouraging results for Amazentis’ anti-aging product candidate

Amazentis’ product candidate Urolithin A holds promise for the management of age-related decline in muscle function. Data from a Phase 1 clinical trial confirm the biological activity of Urolithin A.

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18.05.2018 15:40

digitalswitzerland Scale up Bootcamp Zurich startup space, Wiesenstr. 5, Schlieren

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24.04.2018 18:15 - 20:00

Clever eine Firma gründen Fiduciaire Horlogère Suisse SA, Biel/Bienne

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Baselaunch deadline approaching

Less than 30 days left to apply for BaseLaunch’s 15-month accelerator program for start-ups in the field of therapeutics, diagnostics, medtech andrelated areas. Baselaunch offers non-dilutive funding, industry access, expert advice and state of the art infrastructure. Deadline: 14 May 2018.